Flood of the Century Collection, 1999-2000

Manuscript Collection #786

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Flood of the Century Collection
    Creator:
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Printed materials (Sept. 1999 - May 2000) including copies of Pieces of Eight, and The East Carolinian, containing articles on Hurricane Floyd and the flood that followed, football tickets, and a copy of the program for the ECU v. University of Miami football game.
    Extent: 3.902 Cubic feet,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    November 3, 1999 (unprocessed), 5 items; Printed materials, including copies of Pieces of Eight and The East Carolinian, containing articles on Hurricane Floyd and the flood that followed, along with football tickets and a copy of the program for the ECU vs. U. of Miami football game. Donor: Dr. Carroll Varner, Director.

    October 1, 2009, (unprocessed addition 1), 44 items, 0.015 cubic feet; Hurricane Floyd Aftermath (30 Sept - 11 Oct. 1999) at the home of Dr. Robert Bunger and his wife, Li, 207 North Warren Street, Greenville, N.C., showing extensive flood damage inside and outside the home. Photographic prints. 4" x 5" Color. See preliminary inventory. Recd. 7/22/2009. Donor: Dr. Robert Bunger.

    June 7, 2010, (unprocessed addition 2), 2 items, 0.037 cubic feet; Collection (1999-2000) of photographic prints depicting Hurricane Floyd flood damaged properties in the Tar River Estates apartment complex; also homes in the 200 block of Warren Street, north of the Tar River, Greenville, North Carolina; photographs taken by Donald E. Collins. See preliminary inventory attached. Photographic prints. Color. 4" x 6". Recd 12/15/2009. Note: Photographs printed in Feb. 2000. Donor: Donald E. Collins.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Dr. Carroll Varner
    Gift of Dr. Robert Bunger
    Gift of Donald E. Collins

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Flood of the Century Collection (#786), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Apex Data Services


Preliminary Inventory

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Newspaper Clippings
     
    Larry Evans Commentary
    Newspaper Clippings from NY and NJ, Sept 18-21
    Special Publication by the Free Press: "Hurricane Floyd and the 500 Year Flood
    Sprint Times, Oct 11
    Goldsboro News- Argus- Oct 12
    Woodmen Magazine - Jan/Feb 2000
    The Daily Reflector - Jan 20, 2000
    "Six Months Later" - The Daily Reflector, Mar 15-21, 2000
    The Eastern Informer, Dec 1999
    NC Catholic - Feb 13 and Mar 26, 2000
    Carolina Country- Apl 2000
    ECU Publications: Pieces of Eight-Oct 29, 1999; The ECU Report-Dec 1999; The East Carolinian-May 31, 2000
    Local Flyers
    Greenville News Releases
    News Releases
    Clippings, Eastern NC
    Edge Magazine - Spring 2000, "Aftermath of a Flood"
    Coast Guard - Nov 1999, "Fleeing Hope"
  • Newspaper Clippings, Poems in Newspapers, Essays, Jounals, Letters
     
    Bertie Ledger - Advance - "Special Edition" Mar 15, 2000: Reflections on the Flood
    The Daily Southerner- Nov 12, 1999- Tarboro
    The East Carolinian-Nov 9, 1999
    Allanimals -Winter 2000, "The Furor of Floyd"
    The Daily Reflector - Oct 26, 1999 - Poem by 11 yr old girl
    Greenville Catholic Community Choir - "G.I.F.T." Donations for Floyd relief to Churches
    The Humane Society Regional News - Spring 2000
    North Beach Sun - Holiday 1999
    Our State Magazine - Sept 2000, "Down Came the Rain: Eastern NC After the Flood"
    The Daily Reflector-Poems- Oct 26, 1999
    Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
    Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
    Essays- English 1100, ECU
    Essays - Elizabeth Markowski Class, ECU
    Essays - Commnity Nursing Systems
    Madeline Walls Hurricane Journals
    Letter - Windsor, NC loses Lawrence Memorial Library
    Letter to Parents from "Ruth Ann"
  • E-mail, Web Pages, Flood Related Meetings, Events, and Publications
     
    E-mail, Allison Shavits, Sept 16-29, 1999
    E-mail, Penny Doughtie; Memo: Walker-Ross Printing Co.
    E-mail, ECU Risk Management, Oct 5, 1999
    Disaster Connection: Kids to Kids
    E-mail, Thomas Pohlman
    Flood Web Page
    Floyd Web Pages
    Floyd Internet Info
    Various Flood Web Pages
    Various Flood Web Pages
    NC Preservation Consortium
    Flood Conferences - Mendenhall, ECU
    Port Hurricane Update - 9/25/99
    "Flood File"
    States Reports
    Correspondence
  • FEMA and Emergency Information
     
    FEMA Pacific CD 1988
    FEMA CD - Kentucky Flood, 1997
    FEMA CD - Floyd Photos, 1999
    NC Disaster Recovery: FEMA Issues, Oct 22, 1999
    Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Oct-Dec 1999
    Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Jan-Feb 2000
    City of Greenville Hazard Mitigation
    City of Greenville Maps
    Emergency Fliers/Notices
    Releases
    Public Information Statements
    Questionnare Sheets
    Property Buy-Out
    Important Telephone Numbers
    Media Numbers
    State of Emergency Proclamations and Amendments, City of Greenville
  • Videos
     
    WITN-7 Flood Video
    Bethel School Flood Video-Master and Viewing Copy
    WNCT-9 Flood Video
  • Videos
     
    Peaden Family Video-Falkland, NC
    Peaden Video-Falkland, NC
    City Mgr. and Mayor -Winsdor, NC -
    Bethel School Video
  • CD's, Oral Interviews
     
    Bethel School Flood Song-CD
    Tom Pohlman Oral Interviews
    MullinsMissouri Baptist Convention Oral Interview

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Preliminary Inventory

  • Newspaper Clippings
     
    Larry Evans Commentary
    Newspaper Clippings from NY and NJ, Sept 18-21
    Special Publication by the Free Press: "Hurricane Floyd and the 500 Year Flood
    Sprint Times, Oct 11
    Goldsboro News- Argus- Oct 12
    Woodmen Magazine - Jan/Feb 2000
    The Daily Reflector - Jan 20, 2000
    "Six Months Later" - The Daily Reflector, Mar 15-21, 2000
    The Eastern Informer, Dec 1999
    NC Catholic - Feb 13 and Mar 26, 2000
    Carolina Country- Apl 2000
    ECU Publications: Pieces of Eight-Oct 29, 1999; The ECU Report-Dec 1999; The East Carolinian-May 31, 2000
    Local Flyers
    Greenville News Releases
    News Releases
    Clippings, Eastern NC
    Edge Magazine - Spring 2000, "Aftermath of a Flood"
    Coast Guard - Nov 1999, "Fleeing Hope"
  • Newspaper Clippings, Poems in Newspapers, Essays, Jounals, Letters
     
    Bertie Ledger - Advance - "Special Edition" Mar 15, 2000: Reflections on the Flood
    The Daily Southerner- Nov 12, 1999- Tarboro
    The East Carolinian-Nov 9, 1999
    Allanimals -Winter 2000, "The Furor of Floyd"
    The Daily Reflector - Oct 26, 1999 - Poem by 11 yr old girl
    Greenville Catholic Community Choir - "G.I.F.T." Donations for Floyd relief to Churches
    The Humane Society Regional News - Spring 2000
    North Beach Sun - Holiday 1999
    Our State Magazine - Sept 2000, "Down Came the Rain: Eastern NC After the Flood"
    The Daily Reflector-Poems- Oct 26, 1999
    Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
    Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
    Essays- English 1100, ECU
    Essays - Elizabeth Markowski Class, ECU
    Essays - Commnity Nursing Systems
    Madeline Walls Hurricane Journals
    Letter - Windsor, NC loses Lawrence Memorial Library
    Letter to Parents from "Ruth Ann"
  • E-mail, Web Pages, Flood Related Meetings, Events, and Publications
     
    E-mail, Allison Shavits, Sept 16-29, 1999
    E-mail, Penny Doughtie; Memo: Walker-Ross Printing Co.
    E-mail, ECU Risk Management, Oct 5, 1999
    Disaster Connection: Kids to Kids
    E-mail, Thomas Pohlman
    Flood Web Page
    Floyd Web Pages
    Floyd Internet Info
    Various Flood Web Pages
    Various Flood Web Pages
    NC Preservation Consortium
    Flood Conferences - Mendenhall, ECU
    Port Hurricane Update - 9/25/99
    "Flood File"
    States Reports
    Correspondence
  • FEMA and Emergency Information
     
    FEMA Pacific CD 1988
    FEMA CD - Kentucky Flood, 1997
    FEMA CD - Floyd Photos, 1999
    NC Disaster Recovery: FEMA Issues, Oct 22, 1999
    Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Oct-Dec 1999
    Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Jan-Feb 2000
    City of Greenville Hazard Mitigation
    City of Greenville Maps
    Emergency Fliers/Notices
    Releases
    Public Information Statements
    Questionnare Sheets
    Property Buy-Out
    Important Telephone Numbers
    Media Numbers
    State of Emergency Proclamations and Amendments, City of Greenville
  • Videos
     
    WITN-7 Flood Video
    Bethel School Flood Video-Master and Viewing Copy
    WNCT-9 Flood Video
  • Videos
     
    Peaden Family Video-Falkland, NC
    Peaden Video-Falkland, NC
    City Mgr. and Mayor -Winsdor, NC -
    Bethel School Video
  • CD's, Oral Interviews
     
    Bethel School Flood Song-CD
    Tom Pohlman Oral Interviews
    MullinsMissouri Baptist Convention Oral Interview

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